Mount Tsukuba Stardust Cruise (Tsukuba City)
Mount Tsukuba is one of Japan’s 100 Famous Mountains and offers unparalleled views of the vast Kanto Plain.
During the cooler months from October to March each year, Mount Tsukuba Ropeway operates special nighttime services. At night, visitors can see the stunning Tokyo skyline including the bright lights of the city centre as well as Tokyo Tower and Tokyo Skytree.
Mount Tsukuba, Tsukuba City
Tsukuba Sightseeing Railway Company
By public transport: from Tsukuba Station, take the Mount Tsukuba Shuttle Bus and get off at Tsutsujigaoka. The bus takes around 45 minutes. Night time buses are infrequent so please check timetables before travelling.
By car: exit the Joban Expressway at Tsuchiura-Kita IC and travel 25km on Route 125 towards Mount Tsukuba/Tsutujigaoka.
PARKINGTsutsujigaoka Car Park
Normal cars ￥500
Large vehicles ￥2000
Children (elementary school age and under): free